Hello Gorgeous! Today’s post is an exciting and informative one that addresses the hygiene aspect of our makeup, yeah we should be conscious not only about body or food hygiene but also our makeup. This article was contributed by Gbemisola Ademola Adebayo of Hegai and Esther Makeup Solutions…….enjoy    We’re all guilty! At some point […]


When I read or hear about home beauty remedies, I usually like to try it out and then write about it. Here’s my writeup about the Lemon juice facial thingy. Items needed Lemon juice, granulated sugar, small cut, knife. Method Wash lemon fruit. Rub well so that you can get all the juice easily. Cut […]


Valentine is here , red is the colour at this time but looking all ‘redded up’ might not be a good idea i.e- red top/blouse/outfit, red accessories, red eye shadow, red lipstick, red hair or a tint of red hair, red shoes and bag, , red phone etc ROTFL. Do you mind this look? A […]


(Copied, author unknown) How to stay young: 1. Throw out nonessential numbers. This includes age, weight and height. Let the doctors worry about them. That is why you pay them. 2. Keep only cheerful friends. The grouches pull you down. (Keep this in mind if you are one of those grouches;) 3. Keep learning: Learn […]


I saw it somewhere that using orange peel with yoghurt is a wonderful way to exfoliate the skin so I decided to try it out. Items needed: Fresh orange peel, yoghurt (low fat), dry blender, spoon and bowl The Method: Wash an orange very well and wipe with clean cotton cloth. Peel carefully and put […]

More tips for brides

Hello, thanks for stopping by. My previous post in this section was tips for brides-to-be but I stumbled upon some other useful advice from MiNK London and decided to share. Enjoy! ADVICE FOR BRIDES Brides should approach wedding beauty in the same way they do the rest of their wedding preparations… its’s all about planning. […]


    Beauty starts on the inside, the following tips will help any bride prepare (like a few weeks) for her wedding day: i. Drink lots of water to hydrate the skin and flush out toxins ii.  Eat healthy – include fresh fruits and vegetables, clean proteins such as beans, chicken and fish in your […]

Dos and Don’ts when applying everyday make-up

DOS Use a brown pencil slightly lighter in colour than the brow hair for the brows A wine/brown pencil is suitable for the lips. A lip pencil that also matches the colour of the lipstick/lip gloss to be applied is very appropriate. Use a shade of blush close to the lip color/stick to be applied. […]

Basic Make-up Collections

Foundation Powder – loose, compact or silky pressed Eye Brow groomer/razor or tweezer Eye Shadow base Eye shadow Mascara – colored or clear Eye liners – pencil, liquid Lip colour/gloss Lip pencils Brow pencil/gel Blush Brushes – foundation, powder, lip, eye shadow, blush                      

9 Beauty Tips for women of Color

Beauty starts with smooth, healthy and glowing skin. Apart from a woman’s hair, the next noticeable part of her body is her face. If facial skin is set, any amount of makeup applied will enhance beauty and will require much less efforts. Beauty is not only in the eyes of the beholder, Beauty is in […]